Tags self-driving cars

AV standards 'insufficient' for manufacturers, agency heads say

by • 2 months ago

Autonomous vehicles need federal safety standards more stringent than an existing patchwork of inconsistent state regulations, U.S. transportation officials told the Senate Commerce Committee.

Ohio cities sign up to be autonomous-vehicle testing grounds

by • 1 year ago

Columbus, Athens, Dublin and Marysville entered agreements with the state to open their roads and infrastructure to self-driving and connected cars.

Autonomous vehicles projected to make traffic worse some places, better in others

by • 2 years ago

By encouraging ride-sharing services over from public transit, autonomous vehicles were found by researchers to generate various changes in traffic congestion in different regions.

Self-driving car ban bill introduced in Minnesota Senate

by • 2 years ago

State legislators are reacting quickly to the death of a woman struck by a self-driving Uber test vehicle in Tempe, Arizona, earlier this month.

Autonomous vehicle lanes included in Colorado's big transportation proposal

by • 2 years ago

Officials say they're not quite ready to set aside the space on state roads, but they're getting ready.

Ohio opens first connected and autonomous vehicles office

by • 2 years ago

Gov. John Kasich says he wants to solidify his state's position as the "premier destination" for advanced automotive research.

Report urges cities to consider equity as they adopt emerging tech

by • 2 years ago

Autonomous vehicles, cryptocurrencies, and body worn cameras each could have unintended consequences on vulnerable populations, according to new research from the National League of Cities.

Self-driving vehicles: Nevada and Texas join growing pool of states to pass laws

by • 3 years ago

The two states each recently passed legislation clarifying the emerging role of a technology industry expected to grow to trillion within the next 30 years.

No occupant required: State legislation rushes self-driving vehicle tech forward

by • 3 years ago

Colorado, California and Michigan are pushing out new laws and rules that are ushering in the most transformative transportation technology since the automobile itself.